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United Reformed Church, Including Boundary Railings on North

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6371 / 50°38'13"N

Longitude: -2.0559 / 2°3'21"W

OS Eastings: 396140

OS Northings: 81933

OS Grid: SY961819

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.WKW

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0WC

Entry Name: United Reformed Church, Including Boundary Railings on North

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109214

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Built-Up Area: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CORFE CASTLE EAST STREET (West side)
SY 96 81
7/62 United Reformed Church
(formerly listed as
20.11.59 Congregational Chapel),
including boundary railings
on north.
GV II
United Reformed Church. Built as Independent Chapel 1835. Rubble stone walls.
Slate roof with coped gables with apex finials. Simple rectangular plan, with
north porch. This has ashlar-faced north wall and coped gabled roof with apex
finial. Date plaque over door. In each side wall, 2 tall round-headed windows
with plain ashlar surrounds. In west wall, a triple round-arched window with
Romanesque style columns as mullions. Interior plain, with segmental arched
plaster ceiling and semi-circular niche in east wall. All furnishings late C19.
Iron boundary railings to churchyard on north, - early C19. Railings with shaped
tops. Ornamental overthrow with lamp housing to gateway. Matching iron gates.
(RCHM, Monument 3. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9614081933

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